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Only Angels Have Wings

Richard Barthelmess and Rita Hayworth are the second leads in Only Angels Have Wings (1939).  Richard was on his way down, and Rita was on her way up in Hollywood.

Only Angels Have Wings

The Dawn Patrol

By the reaction, it looks like Richard Barthelmess and the dying soldier are embracing in a publicity photo for The Dawn Patrol (1930).  The film won the Oscar for best writing, original story, and was given to John Monk Saunders, husband of 30s scream queen Fay Wray.

Dawn Patrol

The Dawn Patrol

Richard Barthelmess and Neil Hamilton in a screencap from The Dawn Patrol (1930).  It was remade in 1938 with Errol Flynn, David Niven and Basil Rathbone and using the same aerial combat footage from Howard Hawks’ original.

Dawn Patrol

The Beautiful City (1925)

A new picture starring Richard Barthelmess and Dorothy Gish should have been an easy sell to the cinema going public, but by all accounts The Beautiful City was a lacklustre affair, a melodrama that in the words of the Photoplay Magazine Review was in dire need of some ‘ 151 more words

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Only Angels Have Wings

Howard Hawks is in the director’s chair for a scene from Only Angels Have Wings (1939) with Cary Grant, Rita Hayworth and Richard Barthelmess, with Jean Arthur out of the frame.  12 more words

Howard Hawks

The Dawn Patrol

Howard Hawks on the set of The Dawn Patrol (1930) with Douglas Fairbanks Jr and Richard Barthelmess.

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